Police issue warning regarding the use of fake IDs

According to Strabane police, there have been several instances where people have entered licensed establishments using bogus identification.

The use of a fake ID is fraud, they warn.

Police in the area are working closely with door staff and carrying out checks at licensed premises to combat the use of fake IDs.

They are admonishing that using a fake ID is fraud and that they have the authority to bring charges against anyone doing so.

Parents advised to talk to their kids about the risks of using fake IDs for underage drinking and the repercussions of using fraudulent identification to enter places that are licensed to serve alcohol.